Grappling with Pakistan's 'influence operations': When the patriarchy moves in to silence a female critic
For some 10 years, I have relentlessly exposed Pakistan's influence operations against American scholars, analysts, journalists and the institutions that employ them and rely upon their ability to raise funds to support the organisations' overhead costs and salaries
The Sittwe port built by India in northern Myanmar will not only cut travel time to the North-East but also reduce India’s dependence on the vulnerable Siliguri Corridor
The Balakot air strike shows that India has moved away from the policy of strategic restraint, a shift that will have enormous impact on the region and beyond.
Washington is considering a complete withdrawal of US-led forces in exchange for the Taliban committing to direct talks with Afghan government for a ceasefire
Conservatives are waging war on US academia; campaign to harass and intimidate professors will end in bloodshed
At least 50 professors in the United States are literally being targetted at home and in the workplace using stochastic terrorism. A conservative author wrote a book targeting 101 of the “Most Dangerous Academics in America”.
Donald Trump's war on media continues in an America divided into Fox News viewers and a more non-discriminatory crowd
At the heart of Donald Trump's war on media is that Republicans and their allies know that demography is not on their side: America is changing and there is little that they can do to stop it.
Don't be fooled by Democrats taking House of Representatives, America’s democracy is dying on the vine
America’s most economically productive Americans are the majority; yet we are ruled by a regressive minority
Christine Blasey Ford's testimony: Women need to run for office because powerful men will fight to maintain privilege
What was on trial was not the veracity of Ford’s claims; rather the inherent male privileges that women like Ford and others in the #MeToo movement are fighting to destabilise.